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1 minute ago, Can_of_corn said:

It wasn't anything amazing but for a $4.99 /lb cut it was very serviceable.

Like Bundy!

I brought it back around!

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Just now, interloper said:

Like Bundy!

I brought it back around!

Except that he was a lot more than $4.99/lb and it took about six years to plate him (and he's still not done).

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Just now, LA2 said:

Except that he was a lot more than $4.99/lb and it took about six years to plate him (and he's still not done).

I would be pretty happy with this ERA though. 

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21 minutes ago, interloper said:

Well, fair point. He did make it back as a hitter so credit there. 

And then back as a pitcher again!  How many players have done a full-time shift from pitcher to position player and then back to pitcher?  I don't know of any others, off-hand.

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Just now, DrungoHazewood said:

And then back as a pitcher again!  How many players have done a full-time shift from pitcher to position player and then back to pitcher?  I don't know of any others, off-hand.

Frenchie went hitter/pitcher/hitter.

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2 minutes ago, DrungoHazewood said:

And then back as a pitcher again!  How many players have done a full-time shift from pitcher to position player and then back to pitcher?  I don't know of any others, off-hand.

Wow, I must have missed that or just totally forgot. Pretty wild. 

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18 minutes ago, Can_of_corn said:

So an episode of Matlock?

I like Matlock, Hallmark mysteries are a bit different, not too much courtroom stuff.

Matlock is just an updated Perry Mason.

 

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1 minute ago, Redskins Rick said:

I like Matlock, Hallmark mysteries are a bit different, not too much courtroom stuff.

Matlock is just an updated Perry Mason.

 

For 106-year-olds.

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3 minutes ago, Can_of_corn said:

Frenchie went hitter/pitcher/hitter.

Sorta.  Does he really count, when he may end up with fewer professional innings pitched than Stevie Wilkerson?

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2 minutes ago, DrungoHazewood said:

Sorta.  Does he really count, when he may end up with fewer professional innings pitched than Stevie Wilkerson?

He made an effort to become a pitcher.

Judge it however you like.

Unlike Loewen he didn't make it to the majors all three times.

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8 minutes ago, Redskins Rick said:

I guess I am 106, now. LOL

Sure beats all the GD reality tv shows on, right and left. :)

Make sure when you're done shaking your cane in the air you don't knock over the Victrola playing the Guy Lombardo music.

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19 minutes ago, DrungoHazewood said:

Make sure when you're done shaking your cane in the air you don't knock over the Victrola playing the Guy Lombardo music.

Speak up my boy.

My hearing aid, aint what it used to be.

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If we're giving love to Hallmark and Matlock, can I get a shout out for the Golden Girls? Best sitcom ever. Well, close. 

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